East Yorkshire beef business shortlisted for farming award

The team behind an innovative Yorkshire beef business are celebrating after reaching the final of the Northern Farmer Awards.

Tibthorpe based The Yorkshire Wagyu Company has been shortlisted in the Outstanding Achievement category of the third Northern Farmer Awards that were established to recognise the work that Northern farmers, suppliers and breeders do throughout the year.

Director Jonathan Shepherd is very proud to be shortlisted: “We’re very proud that our farming achievements have been recognised with a place in the final and we’re looking forward to the awards ceremony.”

Jenny Thompson, Publisher of The Northern Farmer, said: “The Northern Farmer Magazine is once again delighted to be championing Northern farming talent. These awards are so important to the North of England as they give well-deserved recognition to those working in the farming industry. Our Farmers do a tremendous job and run some fantastic businesses – something that should be celebrated!”

Tickets for The Northern Farmer Awards, to be held on Thursday, March 17 at Pavilions of Harrogate, can be purchased for £33 each by contacting promotions@nne.co.uk.